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Fast-Paced Warrensville Tigers Defeat Bison in Second Round of Playoffs

Fast-Paced Warrensville Tigers Defeat Bison in Second Round of Playoffs

Joe Spero, Sports Editor

February 29, 2020

The Bison playoff run was cut short last night in the second round with a loss of 88-58 to the Warrensville Heights Tigers. Bison assistant coach and class of 2016 grad Jalen Davis commented after the game.  “The Warrensville team came out more aggressive, which allowed them to take a lead early on,” he sa...

Locked In

Locked In

Joe Spero, Sports Editor

November 23, 2019

The Bison football team had a dramatic season, finishing with an 8-3 record and a playoff bid for the fourth time in school history. “The amount of support we had made it very special,” Coach Damion Creel said. “Going through adversity was really challenging, but it made the season even more mem...

Beachwood to Face Oak Harbor in First Playoff Game

Beachwood to Face Oak Harbor in First Playoff Game

November 8, 2019

Bison football finished the regular season with an 8-2 record, making the playoffs for the fourth time in school history. The team takes on the Rockets at Oak Harbor at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9. Below are photos from last week's final conference game against Hawken, which the Bison won 70-26. ...

Boys Basketball Trounces Kirtland, Moves on to Sectional Final Tonight

Boys Basketball Trounces Kirtland, Moves on to Sectional Final Tonight

James Flowers, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

The Bison boys basketball team beat the Kirtland Hornets 71-50 at the sectional semifinal on Tuesday, Feb. 28. The main scorers were senior Ben Sternberg and sophomore Jayson Woodrich. The duo combined for 46 points on the night in an exceptional outing of scoring. It seemed as if every shot they...

Bison Athletic and Dominant in 15-3 Win Over Wickliffe

Bison Athletic and Dominant in 15-3 Win Over Wickliffe

Max Alter, Staff Writer

May 17, 2016

With the season on the line, the Bison stepped up to the task. On Monday, May 16, the Beachwood baseball team demolished their opponents from Wickliffe by a score of 15-3. The Bison got off to a quick start and never slowed down. With four runs in the first inning and three in the second, the team...

Bison Baseball Team Experiences Ups and Downs on Road to Playoffs

Bison Baseball Team Experiences Ups and Downs on Road to Playoffs

Max Alter, Staff Writer

May 16, 2016

Many students are approaching crunch time as final exams near. For the baseball team, it has been crunch time since the beginning of the season. The Bison began the season with one thing in mind: an appearance in the 2016 OHSAA Division III State Tournament. “We [wanted] to work together as a...

Boys Soccer Team Advances to Regionals

Boys Soccer Team Advances to Regionals

Sydney Eisenberg, Editor-at-large

November 6, 2015

On Wednesday night, the Bison continued their dominating playoff run as they beat Maplewood 4-0. Prior to that, they defeated Kirtland 6-1, a highly anticipated victory as it followed a regular season loss. Now that Beachwood has their full starting lineup injury free, the team is powering through...

Bison Soccer Begins Post-Season With Restored Roster

Bison Soccer Begins Post-Season With Restored Roster

Ryan Marmaros & Sydney Eisenberg

October 21, 2015

The 2015 regular season has come to a close, and the Beachwood boys soccer team finished with a record of 9-2-5. University School and inner-conference rival, Kirtland, handed the Bison their two losses. After a heartbreaking loss to South Range in the regional final last year, the Beachwood boys...

Lady Bison End Season After Smithville’s Heartbreaking 3-Point Shot at Buzzer

Lady Bison End Season After Smithville’s Heartbreaking 3-Point Shot at Buzzer

Aden Stern, Staff Writer

March 9, 2014

On Saturday, March 8 the Lady Bison basketball team was literally seconds away from advancing to the state final four in Columbus. It was an intense matchup between the Smithville Smithies and the Beachwood Bison. With the crowd behind them, it seemed the Bison would be victorious. In the final thre...

Boys Basketball Ranked #1 in Division III, Ready for District Semifinals

Boys Basketball Ranked #1 in Division III, Ready for District Semifinals

Naomi Grant, Opinion Editor

February 25, 2014

Achieving a number one ranking in Division III doesn’t happen frequently for Bison basketball.  In fact, this is the first time such a feat has ever happened in Beachwood history, according to the AP Ohio State Basketball Poll. “A ranking is nice for the kids,” Head Coach Matt Miller said. “Th...